Dark, high gloss kitchen cabinetry makes a powerful punctuation between the dining room and the family room. A stylish powder room also occupies that space.

Sometimes a room needs a jolt to really bring the style out.

The glass stair wall with raw metal mullions is a hint of what the rest of the home offers visually. It opens onto the dining room featuring a deep purple lacquer wall that highlights the rooms antiques and art.

Brighter granite counter tops helped to balance the darker woods.